NFN Workshop

Organising Committee:

Associate Professor Jøril Mæland

Associate Professor Xunhua Su

Administrative support: Higher Executive Officer Anna Kornienko

Registration deadline: Thursday 15 November

The workshop will start late morning on Thursday, November 29th, and run until early afternoon on Friday, November 30th. The workshop format will be paper presentations, followed by a discussion. In addition, there will be a workshop dinner on Thursday evening.

There is no workshop fee. Traveling expenses and accommodation of presenting authors and discussants will be covered by the organizers.

The workshop is jointly financed by NHH, NFN, and NFI

Keynote Speaker:

Prof. Thomas J. Chemmanur, Boston College

PhD Nordic Finance Workshops

Theoretical and empirical papers in all areas of finance are welcome, but the author(s) must have graduated after 2012. Completed as well as preliminary drafts will be considered. While only young scholars (PhD after 2012) can submit papers, the workshop is open to faculty, post-docs, and PhD students from all Nordic universities.

Papers will be selected based on a review by the Program Committee. The submission deadline is October 15th, 2018. Please submit your paper in PDF format by e-mailing it with “NFN Young Scholars Workshop” in the subject line to Authors will be notified of the Program Committee's decision by the end of October, 2018.

Preliminary Schedule

Thursday 29 November

11.00-11.05 Opening

11.10-11.50 Paper 1

11.50-12.30 Paper 2

12.30-13.30 Lunch

13.30-14.10 Paper 3

14.10-14.50 Paper 4

14.50-15.30 Paper 5

15.30-15.50 Break

15.50-16.30 Paper 6

16.30-17.10 Paper 7

17.10-17.25 Break

17.25-18.25 Keynote

19.30-22.00 Dinner at Nama

Friday 30 November

09.00-09.40 Paper 8

09.40-10.20 Paper 9

10.20-10.40 Break

10.40-11.20 Paper 10

11.20-12.00 Paper 11

12.00-13.00 Lunch